Rutgers Business School
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey was founded in 1766 and is distinguished as the 8th oldest institution of higher learning in the United States of America. Rutgers has been a pioneer in an array of academic and professional fields. Today, it is a vibrant and diverse community of more than 56,000 students and more than 13,000 faculty and staff. Rutgers University students come from all 50 states and 125 countries around the world.
Rutgers Business School – Newark and New Brunswick (RBS) was founded in 1929 and has expanded its offerings to include graduate programs in the early 1950s when MBA and MBA in Professional Accounting programs were added (the latter was the first of its kind in the United States). In 1978, a PhD in Management was created and the Executive MBA program was established in 1980. Today the Executive MBA program is offered in the United States and Singapore. RBS has been accredited by AACSB International since 1941 (the Association to Advance Collegiate School of Business) and is a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities (AAU). An overview:
Consistently High Rankings – The EMBA program has been consistently ranked in publications worldwide, including Financial Times and the Wall Street Journal, Business Week, US News & World Report. 3rd in Economics, 7th in Strategy, 23rd in the US by Financial Times.
International accreditation/ recognition - The university was founded in 1766, making it the 8th oldest university in the US. Rutgers Business School has been accredited by AACSB since 1941 and is also a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU) whose members are leading research universities in US and Canada such as Princeton, Harvard, Columbia and the likes.
World Class faculty from US – These world-renowned professors span a range of interests, expertise, and backgrounds as rich and diverse as the business world itself. Our faculty bring to the program real-world experience and the latest research in a range of management topics. A snapshot of the professors are available here. Some of the professors have completed their graduate degrees and PhDs from ivy league school such as MIT, Wharton, Columbia, Harvard.
Shortest duration among all US EMBAs in Singapore - 14.5 months in Singapore with classes held over 2 weekends and 2 weekday evening classes minimises time off from work. Program begins 16 Feb 2013 and will conclude in Apr 2014. Intake is once a year.
Most comprehensive US EMBA in Singapore 18 modules program– covers general management modules such as Organizational Behaviour, Business Strategy, Global Leadership and Finance and Economics related modules (strengths of Rutgers). At least 40% of course content are updated annually and are adapted to the Asia Pacific region to ensure its relevance. Each modules will have 38 class contact hours with the professors.
Centrally located in the CBD - Classes are held at Samsung Hub approximately 7 mins walk from Raffles Place MRT.
Rutgers Executive MBA Program
Rutgers Executive MBA Program examines the "hows," "whys," and "what ifs" of a business from formation to transformation. Throughout this process, you will further develop and refine skills essential to successful decision-making and management. And you will have the opportunity to network with some of the brightest minds across Asia as well as top notch American faculties from the US in a rapid learning environment. The EMBA teaching philosophy promises to discuss material that is current and practical to deliver an EMBA program that is nimble – one that rapidly adapts to the constantly changing, technology-driven business world. If you're seeking a challenging, globalized business education, then the Rutgers University Executive MBA Program is for you!
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